The Maroon

Two Poems by Fallon Chiasson

November 21, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase, The Wolf

Relocation: II went out for coffee this morning. You were still asleep. I thought about running away. Where would I go, in this new town? A town that is now our home. I love this new town. I love you. I want to run away. I go to Dunkin Donuts. There are none of those in our old town. I paid and forgot ...

2:59 by Emily Gil

2:59 by Emily Gil

November 20, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase, The Wolf

I miss God.I remember when He washere, in my bedroom.I remember being able to see Himanywhere I went.I remember holding Himin the palms of myhands—and for once,feeling worth.I have become a box ofbroken eggs. I have becomethe splintered cross.Christ carried meand died on me.He did not rot in h...

A Wish For One by Kaitlyn Cleveland

A Wish For One by Kaitlyn Cleveland

November 19, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase, The Wolf

Today is Jessica’s twenty-eighth birthday, and she is alone in her New York City apartment with a Magnolia Bakery chocolate cupcake with buttercream icing and one gold candle. She didn’t get back from work until eight o’clock today.She moved to the big city to try to make it as a w...

Five Best Off Campus Study Spots

Five Best Off Campus Study Spots

Hannah Renton

November 17, 2018


Filed under Features, Food, Lifestyle, Showcase, The Wolf

Loyola’s campus offers a variety of study spots for students to use, whether it's your dorm, Starbucks or the library. However, over time, going to these same places can become bland. With the stale, fluorescent lighting and frigid air conditioning, the campus spots are not always ideal.Luckily for us, w...

Up-and-Comers at Voodoo 2018

Up-and-Comers at Voodoo 2018

Jacob Meyer and Kaylie Saidin

November 16, 2018


Filed under Features, Music, Showcase, The Wolf

Dorothy On Friday I had the pleasure of hearing a rock-group from Los Angeles led by Dorothy Martin, the group’s eponymous front-woman. At the ‘South Course’ stage, my senses were satisfied by a blend of blues, hard-rock, and heavy metal relative of New Orleans’ own ‘sludge’ scene. Doroth...

Horoscopes before Thanksgiving break

Horoscopes before Thanksgiving break

Kaelyn Johnson

November 15, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase, The Wolf

Monthly Horoscope: November 2018 As we move into the colder months, the planets ebb and flow through their paths. Venus, our planet of beauty and charm, will end her retrograde and return to her usual path on the 16th. Have you been waiting to pull the trigger on a new relationship or career move?...

Five Female-Fronted Bands

Five Female-Fronted Bands

Natalie Tavares and Kaylie Saidin

November 15, 2018


Filed under Features, Music, Showcase, The Wolf

1. Goblin MarquetteUsing passionate, poetic lyrics to describe specific moments of strength, heartache and struggle, Emilia DiFabrizio vocalizes heavy emotions that are emphasized and accentuated by instrumental members of Goblin Marquette. The band's combination of punk, jazz and rock styles creates an alternative-rock sound, akin to the likes of Florence ...

Blue Cypress Books: A decade on Oak Street

Blue Cypress Books: A decade on Oak Street

Rose Wagner

October 8, 2018


Filed under Features, Lifestyle, Multimedia, Showcase, The Wolf

      Nestled between Plum and Zimple Streets, just out of sight of the St. Charles streetcar, sits Blue Cypress Books, 900 square-feet stacked full of almost 14,000 new and used books, and one of the three remaining independent bookstores in Uptown New Orleans. Elizabeth Ahlquist,...

Column: My favorite breakfast spot near campus

Column: My favorite breakfast spot near campus

Ella Nielsen

October 8, 2018


Filed under Food, Leisure, Lifestyle, Showcase, The Wolf

As much as I love those instant waffles in the Orleans Room, the occasional splurge at a happy local spot for a fried egg sandwich and milky iced chai keeps me going. Here is my favorite restaurant for an indulgence on a weekend morning.Bearcat Cafe is a bright, modern, plant-filled joint located at...

Five Loyola artists to see before they graduate

Five Loyola artists to see before they graduate

Jacob Meyer

October 7, 2018


Filed under Features, Lifestyle, Music, Showcase, The Wolf

When I started at Loyola, I once remarked that someone could throw a stone into a crowd of students and be hard-pressed not to hit a musician. Even students who aren’t enrolled in the College of Music may surprise you. From casual “SoundCloud rappers” to post-punk bands and everything in bet...

JC’s Declassified School Survival Guide: meal plans

JC’s Declassified School Survival Guide: meal plans

Jc Canicosa

October 6, 2018


Filed under Food, Lifestyle, Showcase, The Wolf

In a university full of SoundCloud rappers, eccentric professors and school budget cuts, JC Canicosa— that's me—and the Wolf try to do the impossible: create a guide that will help you survive Loyola.*cue theme song*We've finally reached the halfway point this semester at Loyola, which pr...

Horror-scopes for October

Horror-scopes for October

Kaelyn Johnson

October 5, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase, The Wolf

Monthly Horoscope: October   Hold on tight guys and gals. This spooky October new moon is gonna be a tough one.   On Monday, Oct. 8, at 8:46 p.m. PST, the new moon will be in Libra. The new moon in Libra is a bit of a paradox. On the one hand, when the sun and moon rendezvous...

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